Recent Cases

Zaya v Damirdjian [2022] NSWCA 203 (11 October 2022) (Bell CJ, Gleeson JA and Griffiths AJA)


Catchwords:


NEGLIGENCE – Motor vehicle accident – Identity of vehicle in dispute – Whether primary judge erred in preferring evidence of a particular witness – Whether principles in Fox v Percy apply – Nominal Defendant held liable

NEGLIGENCE – Motor vehicle accident – Contributory negligence – Whether primary judge erred in not accepting evidence suggestive of speeding – No contributory negligence